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26th February 2018

Ed Sheeran officially named the best-selling global recording artist of 2017

(Ed Sheeran. Photo by John Marshall) IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, has named Ed Sheeran as the world’s best-selling recording artist of 2017, reflecting the unparalleled, record-breaking success of his third studio album ÷ (Divide) and its singles including the global smashes Shape of You, Castle on the Hill, Galway […]

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14th February 2018

IFPI announces promotions within its trade, legal & litigation teams

With IFPI’s General Counsel, Jo Oliver, due to depart for a new position at Recorded Music New Zealand in March, IFPI has taken the opportunity to make changes to the structure of its legal and litigation teams.

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7th February 2018

IFPI’s Music Consumer Insight Report – translated editions available

IFPI’s Music Consumer Insight Report, released in Autumn 2017, is now available in other major languages.

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30th January 2018

IFPI and Europe’s creative industries joint call on EU Presidency to make progress towards a Value Gap solution

IFPI, alongside 23 other creative industry organisations including authors, performers, publishers, filmmakers, TV producers, European football leagues and photo agencies, have written to the new presidency of the European Council seeking an effective solution to the Value Gap.

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In 2020 there was growth in 8 of the top 10 music markets globally. Find out more about the performance of the global music market https://ifpi.org/ifpi-issues-annual-global-music-report-2021/ #GlobalMusicReport

Today we reveal new analysis to coincide with the release of our yearbook 'All About The Music 2021', that shows the popularity of Rap and Hip Hop continued to soar in the UK in 2020.

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Read how Chinese superstar Chen Li Nong has been working with @UMG to refine his unique sound and career, reaching for truly global success, in this artist case study https://ifpi.org/ifpi-issues-annual-global-music-report-2021/ #GlobalMusicReport